Masvingo

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to the district's largest hospital. Not only is Ndanga District Hospital a major hospital in its district, it is also the second major hospital in the whole province. A relatively small business centre, with its sprawling residential area, lies adjacent to the hospital. The community of Ndanga is served by a government school, Chimedza..Simon R Ndanga is th chief of Ndanga off which a group of herdmen fall under him around ndanga .The few neighbouring chiefs are NHEMA,CHIPINDA,MUROYI,CHARUMBIRA off which th half moon chief is with Chief S .R .G .NDANGA.The Nyabise dam supplys the whole ndanga area that includes all th neighbouring villages with water .The ndanga area is surrounded by a number of churches ROMAN CATHOLIC,DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH,CHURCH OF CHRIST,WESLEY METHODIST,AFM OF ZIM,,ZCC ST ENGENAS led by the late Dr JJC Mawewe . WikiPedia:Masvingo


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Press pages 448 30,523 in 1982 and rose to 51,743 in 1992. It had a population of approximately 58,000 in 2002 and is said to have passed the 100.000 peg in 2008. Masvingo is located 292 km south of Harare. Most of the local population belongs to the Karanga Shona (Shona people) ethnic group. It is divided into suburbs including Mucheke, Rujeko, Rhodene, Target Kopje and Eastvale (Eastvale, Zimbabwe). The suburbs are divided into high-density, middle

-density and low-density suburbs. Mucheke, the oldest township and Rujeko are the most populous high-density suburbs. The middle-density suburbs are Eastvale located close to Zimuto Police Camp and Target Kopje located on the southern part of town on a small hill close to Flamboyant Hotel. Rhodene is a low density suburb on the northern part of the city centre, Rhodene is the most affluent suburb in Masvingo. A new suburban development, Zimre Park is also taking shape


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of Masvingo, Lake Mutirikwi supports water supply schemes for several riparian farmers and large sugar cane irrigation schemes in the Triangle, Zimbabwe and Hippo Valley areas. The storage capacity of the lake, which was completed in 1960, is 1.4 × 109 m³. Industry The town used to have large cattle ranches but the country's Land Reform Programme is sometimes blamed for decimating that industry. Small scale farmers now make up the majority of suppliers of agricultural produce


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. Birchenough Bridge is located 62 km from Chipinge in the Manicaland province of Zimbabwe linking Mutare with Masvingo. The bridge was funded and planned by the Beit Trust, a foundation chaired at the time by Sir Henry Birchenough. It was completed in 1935. At a length of 1080 feet (329 m) it was the third longest single-arch suspension bridge in the world at the time. '''Howard Unwin Moffat''' (13 January 1869 – 19 January 1951) served as second premier

of Southern Rhodesia, from 1927 to 1933. Born in the Kuruman mission station in Bechuanaland (now in Northern Cape), Moffat was the son of the missionary John Smith Moffat and grandson of the missionary Robert Moffat, who was the friend of King Mzilikazi and the father-in-law of David Livingstone. After service in the Bechuanaland Border Police, Moffat moved to Bulawayo and served in the 1893 Matabele War (First Matabele War) and the Second Boer War Anglo-Boer


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is a right-handed batsman and medium-pace bowler. '''Beatrice''' is a village in the province of Mashonaland East, Zimbabwe. It is located about 54 km south-west of Harare on the main Harare-Masvingo next to the Umfului River. According to the 1982 Population Census, the village had a population of 1,300. The village was named after the Beatrice gold mine, around which it grew. The mine was in operation from 1895 to 1945 and was named after the sister of Lieutenant Henry

an cricketer who played in 5 Tests (Test cricket) and 12 ODI (One Day International)s from 1987 to 1995. He is engaged with one of the franchises of Zimbabwe, Mashonaland Eagles as the coach. His son Kyle Jarvis plays for the Zimbabwean national team and regarded as a great pace prospect of Zimbabwe. '''John Alexander Rennie''' (born July 29, 1970, Masvingo) is a former Zimbabwean cricketer who played in 4 Tests (Test cricket) and 44 ODI (One Day International)s from


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national monument is located in the centre of town, and was erected in 1891 as one of a series of fortifications to guard the route from Salisbury (Harare) to the south. The very first cricket match in Zimbabwe is said to have taken place close by in 1890. WikiPedia:Masvingo


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December 2009 publisher Kernen-Masvingo-Gesellschaft This led to the forming of the Kernen-Masvingo association by Kernens Mayor Mr. Haussmann, the school headmaster Franz Miller and its board manager D. Kaiser for 7 years. This organisation has led many projects in Masvingo, including school partnerships, such as that between Karl-Mauch-Schule in Kernen and Bondolfi primary school (25 km), building of a dining room at the old peoples' home in Mucheke, the Runyararo-Frieden day clinic and the construction of 4 buildings at Alpha cottages orphanage. Many other projects have been realised: cholera medicine, water treatment chemicals, many containers with helping goods, introduction of the medicine Viramune Nevirapin in 2001 to all hospitals in Zimbabwe by D. Kaiser, given free of charge by the German pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim. WikiPedia:Masvingo


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they gained a reputation of jumping from minimum heights. The unit was not deployed outside Rhodesia during the war, but it established a considerable tally on internal operations. '''Ngonidzashe Blessing Mahwire''' (born July 31, 1982 in Bikita, Masvingo) is a Zimbabwean cricketer who plays first-class cricket for Mashonaland and has also made appearances for the Zimbabwean cricket team in both the Test match (Test cricket) and One Day International forms of the game. He


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twin1_country United Kingdom blank_name blank_info blank1_name blank1_info website footnotes '''Masvingo''' (before 1982 known as '''Fort Victoria''') is a town in south-eastern Zimbabwe and the capital of Masvingo Province. The town is close to Great Zimbabwe, the national monument from which the country takes its name.

national monument is located in the centre of town, and was erected in 1891 as one of a series of fortifications to guard the route from Salisbury (Harare) to the south. The very first cricket match in Zimbabwe is said to have taken place close by in 1890. Demographics The population was approximately 15,000 in 1970;

-density and low-density suburbs. Mucheke, the oldest township and Rujeko are the most populous high-density suburbs. The middle-density suburbs are Eastvale located close to Zimuto Police Camp and Target Kopje located on the southern part of town on a small hill close to Flamboyant Hotel. Rhodene is a low density suburb on the northern part of the city centre, Rhodene is the most affluent suburb in Masvingo. A new suburban development, Zimre Park is also taking shape


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-density and low-density suburbs. Mucheke, the oldest township and Rujeko are the most populous high-density suburbs. The middle-density suburbs are Eastvale located close to Zimuto Police Camp and Target Kopje located on the southern part of town on a small hill close to Flamboyant Hotel. Rhodene is a low density suburb on the northern part of the city centre, Rhodene is the most affluent suburb in Masvingo. A new suburban development, Zimre Park is also taking shape

Masvingo

'''Masvingo''' (before 1982 known as '''Fort Victoria''') is a town in south-eastern Zimbabwe and the capital of Masvingo Province. The town is close to Great Zimbabwe, the national monument from which the country takes its name.

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